Israeli PM to Palestinian President Abbas: We must fight terror together (Haaretz)
U.S.-led coalition stages 41 airstrikes on ISIS targets in Syria and Iraq - joint command (Reuters)
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At least 1,000 Israeli Arabs protest death of Palestinian infant in deadly West Bank arson (Haaretz)
Opposition chairman Herzog visits Palestinian family wounded in arson attack (Haaretz)
President Rivlin, Peres to address gay pride events Saturday in wake of stabbing attack (Haaretz)
EU demands zero tolerance towards settler violence; urges Israel to protect Palestinians (Haaretz)
Firebombs and stones thrown in Jerusalem's Old City; officer lightly wounded (Haaretz)
Magnitude 5.2 earthquake hits central Iran (Reuters)
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Initial report: Gun shots fired from car in West Bank; no injuries reported (Haaretz)
Abbas: West Bank arson is a 'crime against humanity', vows to petition ICC (Haaretz)
Gunmen kill 1, wound 13 at Sri Lanka election campaign (AP)
IDF soldier wounded in air force base fire last month succumbs to wounds (Haaretz)
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Israel's vice PM will answer Haaretz readers' questions in real time
In the first in a series of virtual meetings with senior politicians in the run up to the January 22 election, Moshe Ya'alon will be answering questions this coming Tuesday at 7AM EST. You are welcome to start lining up the questions.
Vice Prime Minister and Strategic Affairs Minister Moshe Ya'alon from Likud-Beiteinu will participate in a special online discussion open to Haaretz readers. The event will take place via Facebook on Tuesday at 7:00 A.M. EST (2 P.M. Israel time).
Readers will have the opportunity to ask Ya'alon questions about foreign policy and security, his party's standing in the polls, its election campaign, his relationship with the prime minister and more. He will be answering al questions in real time.
This is the first in a series of virtual meetings with senior politicians, in the run up to the January 22 Israeli election.